Age 89, Shenandoah, Va.
Ruby Lorraine Kyger, 89, of Shenandoah, passed away Wednesday, January 18, 2023 at Skyview Springs Rehab and Nursing Center in Luray. She was born December 8, 1933 in Rockingham County to the late John and Bessie Shifflett Morris.
On August 19, 1950 she married Robert Lee Kyger who preceded her in death April of 1990. In addition to her parents and husband, she was also preceded in death by her daughter, Debra Plum and numerous brothers and sisters.
Ruby had a longstanding career working as a seamstress at Sleepware then proudly going on to work as a CNA at Sunnyside Presbyterian Retirement Home where she later retired. In her spare time, she loved cooking, family dinners, gardening and especially spending time with her family. She was a devoted Christian woman and she attended Bible Holiness Church of Elkton.
She is survived by sons, Robbie Kyger and wife, Sandra, of Shenandoah, and Gary Kyger and wife, Sarah of Elkton; brother, Kenny Morris of Berkley Springs, WV; sisters, Donna Cubbage of Berkley Springs, WV, and Elvarene Vanorsdale of Hancock, MD; eight grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren and 10 great-great-grandchildren.
A funeral service will be conducted 11 a.m., Monday, January 23, 2023 at Shenandoah Assembly of God in Shenandoah with Pastor Carter Dean officiating. Burial to follow at Eastlawn Memorial Gardens in Harrisonburg.
The family will receive friends 6 to 8 p.m., Sunday, January 22, 2023 at Kyger Funeral Home in Elkton.